26 May 2015
New Delhi: Two Indian women figure among scores of foreign nationals with Swiss bank accounts, whose names have been made public by Switzerland in its official gazette for being probed in their respective countries.
26 May 2015
New Delhi: Delhi government on Monday said it has sanctioned a plan for the opening of 20 new fast-track courts which will deal with heinous crimes in the national capital, including those against women.
03 Apr 2015
Mumbai: Actress Kangana Ranaut says the video "My Choice" must be appreciated for the effort towards promotion of women empowerment, but she is of the view that empowerment cannot happen by becoming sexists.
06 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said the Centre was committed to women empowerment and that steps taken by the Narendra Modi-led government such as "Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao" campaign have evoked good response.
11 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Actress Kalki Koechlin has supported Deepika Padukone's viral online video on women empowerment, "My Choice", saying the clip shows that women can be in control of their life.
10 Apr 2015
Mumbai: Amid the mixed reactions garnered by actress Deepika Padukone's 'My Choice' video on social media, its director Homi Adajania says misinterpretation of the two-and-a-half minute clip is what made it "explosively viral" online.
19 Mar 2015
Washington: US is working on a number of projects, including basic education, in India to empower women, a senior Obama administration official has said.
30 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Bollywood diva Deepika Padukone's short film titled 'My Choice' has gone viral on the social media crossing 18 lakh views and is still counting.
08 Mar 2015
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee Sunday said women’s empowerment, their dignity and equality should not be made a “distant goal or fond aspiration” but should be bestowed on them as one of their “sacred” rights.
22 May 2015
Colombo: Sports Minister Navin Dissanayake is to institute disciplinary proceedings against officials who have been faulted in an investigation to probe sexual harassment of members of the Sri Lankan women's cricket team.